362 days of Duet

Ben / Leeds Duet is coming to a close. 368 individual questions, shared with a 1,000+ people across two continents and over 23,000+ messages exchanged over the course of a year. It began over two years ago and was the … Continue reading

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FutureEverything launches FUTURE SESSIONS: Trust in invisible agents – a rich and diverse programme of ideas, art, talks and workshops exposing the unseen currents of the Internet of Things

Manchester, Wednesday 21 (Whitworth Gallery) to Thursday 22 (The Bright Building) March 2018 futuresessions.org As computing dissolves into the everyday, we find ourselves surrounded by millions of connected, intelligent objects. Scattered throughout the city, a bin, lamppost or coffee cup … Continue reading

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First artist commissions unveiled for new UK digital art festival: York Mediale 2018

  Isaac Julien / Liz Orton / Agnes Meyer Brandis / Phil Coy / David Jaques / Semiconductor / Ryoichi Kurokawa / Matthew Plummer Fernandez A world premiere exhibition of work by internationally renowned media artists and unique, large-scale 3D … Continue reading

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The first Smart Oxford Playable City® Commission ‘Star Light, Star Bright’ launches on the streets of Oxford

Imagine if the stars shone just for you… Smart Oxford Playable City Commission unveils the first commission for the city, which places shared experience firmly at the heart of the future city. January 2018: Watershed and Smart Oxford are delighted to unveil the first Smart … Continue reading

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Umbrellium: Winner Of Museum Of London Open Call Brings Together Strangers Connected By A Shared View Of London

Project chosen following open call for ‘An Idea for a Future London’  VoiceOver Finsbury Park unites residents to share the future of London  Hyper-local broadcasts crisscross and connect neighbours in Finsbury Park   In May this year, the Museum of … Continue reading

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Sō Percussion tour, From Out A Darker Sea opens in Derby Cathedral, Wednesday 22nd November

The Brooklyn-based contemporary percussion ensemble So Percussion open in Derby Cathedral (22.11.17) for an audio-visual exploration of the social history of British coal mining, From Out a Darker Sea. The coal industry long formed the backbone of towns and cities across England. Entire … Continue reading

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So¯Percussion From Out a Darker Sea

So¯Percussion From Out a Darker Sea Brooklyn-based group So¯ Percussion embark on a concert tour of five sacred spaces in former coal mining areas across England, November – December 2017 For two centuries, the coal industry formed the backbone of … Continue reading

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Media Alert: Festival of the Future City 2017 | Making the City Playable

What Makes a City Playable? Watershed Digital Creativity Centre have gathered together an international mix of artists, academics, policy makers and producers to speak about their transformative work in cities from Montreal to Mexico City, Lagos to Copenhagen. They will … Continue reading

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THE THE announce details of ‘Radio Cineola: Trilogy box set’, nationwide screenings of their documentary feature ‘ The Inertia Variations’ and their first live shows in 16 years

THE THE’s busy 2017 gathers pace with the announcement of the Radio Cineola: Trilogy box set, a run of screenings for The Inertia Variations documentary at the ICA in London and Home in Manchester, Watershed in Bristol and Showroom in … Continue reading

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// Abandon Normal Devices present WATERLICHT

// Press Release // Abandon Normal Devices present WATERLICHT Abandon Normal Devices are proud to announce WATERLICHT, an ambitious and large-scale installation by Dutch artist and innovator, Daan Roosegaarde. It will have its UK premiere in Castleton, Peak District National … Continue reading

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